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Re: printing full path on commit

From: Garrett Rooney <rooneg_at_electricjellyfish.net>
Date: 2002-03-30 21:46:42 CET

On Sat, Mar 30, 2002 at 09:42:13PM +0100, Patrik Husfloen wrote:
> I just built a new version of SVN on win32 using VC++ and I got this
> output when I commited a delete:
>
> C:\really\long\path>svn ci -m"deleted test.jpg as it is no longer used"
> Deleting C:/really/long/path/test.jpg
> Transmitting file data .
> Committed revision 8.
>
> since the really long path is really long it got wrapped and it ended up
> quite a mess to read, I'm not sure if this is a bug or not, and if it
> isn't, I would vote to strip the path from the output.

having svn truncate or something in such a case would require it to
get into system specific stuff like figuring out the width of the
terminal which is difficult to do portably. does apr even have such
functionality? plus, IMHO it's not a good idea anyway, as you lose
information about what is being done.

-garrett

-- 
garrett rooney                    Remember, any design flaw you're 
rooneg@electricjellyfish.net      sufficiently snide about becomes  
http://electricjellyfish.net/     a feature.       -- Dan Sugalski
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